“Should I Change Jobs?” Before You Decide, Check This List

Should I Change Jobs Red Cape Revolution

“Should I change jobs?” the 40-something corporate consultant asked me. “Or, do I risk losing what I’ve worked so hard to achieve?” It’s a tough decision. Even though our hyper-connected, remote-work-possible world can offer more opportunity than ever for smart professionals like you, it’s easy to feel stuck where you are. In the middle of […]Read the full post >>

Yes, Write a Farewell Email to Coworkers (Here’s What to Say)

Write a Farewell Email to Coworkers Red Cape Revolution

When you’re leaving your job, you’ve got to write a farewell email to coworkers. Even if I’m laid off along with many others? Yes. Even if I didn’t really get along with them in the first place? Absolutely. Because no matter how or why you’re leaving, what you do when you leave is critical. It […]Read the full post >>

Should You Stay in Your Job? 3 Questions to Ask Yourself Now

Should you stay in your job_ Red Cape Revolution

Should you stay in your job? Or is it time to move on? If you’re asking yourself the question, you’re not alone. On one hand, you might be feeling the itch for change. And often, the conventional wisdom is that if you want to scratch that itch, your only recourse is to find a new […]Read the full post >>

How to Fall Back in Love with Your Job (Video Tip)

How to Fall Back in Love With Your Job_ Red Cape Revolution

The question comes up all the time: “Should I leave my job?” But that question misses a big part of the decision, which is: “Can I fall back in love with my job?” Because it’s likely that everything’s not broken in your life at work. In my video below, I offer three ways you can […]Read the full post >>

To Stay or To Leave Your Job? Four Secrets to Help You Decide

To stay or leave your job_ _ Darcy Eikenberg, PCC

Think you might need to leave your job? Maybe you’re wondering, worrying, stressing about it. But here’s what happens: you keep wondering, worrying, stressing about it—and never make a decision. I get it. We’ve all been there. WHY IS THIS SO BLASTED HARD? It’s because no one is telling you the secrets to making the […]Read the full post >>

How to Start Finding What’s Next: A Guide to What’s Working Now

How to Start Finding What's Next _ Red Cape Revolution

Maybe you’re ready for more in your life at work. That might mean more opportunity, money, meaning, or growth. Feels like a million paths to get there, right? But how do you START finding what’s next at work? Where should you look? What’s the first step? It’s confusing, isn’t it? Honestly, there’s an awful lot […]Read the full post >>

What’s Your New Year’s Revolution (Yes, I Said Revolution)

my-new-years-revolutions with Coach Darcy

Every January, I fall into the trap of thinking a lot about resolutions.  A LOT.  You? Probably, too. Read on. Here’s a snapshot of my mental dialogue: “Hmm. . .hello new year. So what do I want to resolve to do different . . . anything?  Everything? But if I make resolutions, will I keep […]Read the full post >>

What to Do During Your Career Retreat

What to do during your career retreat _ Red Cape Revolution

So you’ve decided you want a career retreat. It’s a gift of time you’re giving yourself to look at where you’ve been, and where you’re going. That’s pretty awesome. And if you’re retreating all by yourself, you’ve probably already completed the first big step: getting your career retreat scheduled and organized.  (If not, this article […]Read the full post >>

Should I Take the Job Offer–Or Stay? The Guide to Decide

Should I take the job offer or stay_ The guide to decide _ Red Cape Revolution(1)

“Should I take the job offer, or stay where I am?” Some variation of this question comes across my desk a lot these days. Yes, if you’re an experienced professional in many countries around the world, you’re in the hottest job market we’ve seen in a while. Opportunities are everywhere. That’s great. And crazy stressful. […]Read the full post >>